Elections of the mayor of Omsk declared invalid for lack of candidates

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OMSK, April 19. /Offset. TASS Alexey Petrov/. Elections of the head of Omsk officially recognized Wednesday with deputies of the city Council failed due to the lack of applicants for the post, told TASS head of the information Department of the Council Irina Serebrennikov. Earlier, both candidates for mayor that took place in the final phase of the election, voluntarily refused to participate in the vote.

“The choice was recognized as failed because of lack of candidates. The Commission’s choice of mayor will meet within 20 days and will determine a new election date. All the stages will be passed again,” said Serebrennikov.